Dumb Laws in Tennessee
City Laws in Tennessee
One may not throw bottles at a tree.
It is illegal for a woman to call a man for a date.
You may not have more than five inoperable vehicles on a piece of property.
Bar owners may not let patrons make loud, unusual noises.
In front of their buildings, all businesses must have a “hitching post.
When you pull up to a stop sign you must fire a gun out the window to warn horse carriages that you are coming.
Spitting on the sidewalk is prohibited.
By law, anyone who has been drinking is “sober” until he or she “cannot hold onto the ground.
It is illegal to transport an ice cream cone in your pocket.
No one may eat ice cream on the sidewalk.
It is illegal to give any pie to fellow diners.
Illegal for a woman to drive a car unless there is a man either running or walking in front of it waving a red flag to warn approaching motorists and pedestrians.
It’s illegal for frogs to croak after 11 PM.
Panhandlers must first obtain a $10 permit before begging on the streets of downtown Memphis.
Spitting is prohibited on sidewalks.
No person may roller skate and listen to a personal cd player at the same time.
Throwing stones is prohibited as it might break a window.
To play pinball, one must be 18 years old.
All persons riding scooters must ride in single file.
No person may keep a cheetah as a pet.